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  • TODAY thru Dec 31
    Barbie, Barbie Dream House, Mall of America

    Barbie™ The Dreamhouse Experience™

    Location: Mall of America, Bloomington, MN 55425
    Dates: February 14 - December 31, 2014

    Barbie™ The Dreamhouse Experience™ at Mall of America® brings the iconic Barbie® Dreamhouse® to life for Barbie fans of all ages! Focusing on fun interactivity, the exhibition is a one-of-a-kind experience allowing visitors to become a living doll in the Barbie® Dreamhouse®!

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  • TODAY thru Aug 30
    Little Mermaid, Chanhassen Dinner Theatre

    Disney's The Little Mermaid

    Location: Chanhassen Dinner Theatre, 501 W. 78th St., Chanhassen, MN 55317
    Date: February 28 - August 30, 2014

    In a magical kingdom beneath the sea, a beautiful young mermaid named Ariel longs to leave her ocean home to live in the world above. Based on the classic Disney animated feature and originally rooted in Hans Christian Andersen’s enchanting fairy tale, The Little Mermaid is a musical favorite for audiences of all ages. This production is sure to thrill in every way as it showcases beautiful sets, dazzling costumes and an award-winning musical score by Alan Menken and Howard Ashman.

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  • TODAY thru Aug 24
    Ultimate Dinosaurs, Science Museum of Minnesota

    Ultimate Dinosaurs

    Location: Science Museum of Minnesota, 120 W. Kellogg Blvd., St. Paul, MN 55102
    Dates: March 1 - August 24, 2014

    Ultimate Dinosaurs, a huge new exhibition featuring 20 fascinating specimens from the other side of the world, will open at the Science Museum on March 1. It reveals a new breed of dinosaurs that evolved in isolation in South America, Africa and Madagascar—dinosaurs unfamiliar to most North Americans. And cutting-edge technology puts a new twist on bringing these prehistoric creatures to life in the 21st century!

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  • TODAY thru Sep 30
    CSI The-Experience, Mall of America

    CSI The-Experience

    Location: Mall of America, 60 East Broadway, Bloomington, MN 55425
    Date: March 13 - September 30, 2014

    Mall of America® welcomes CSI: The Experience as the second exhibit to open in the Mall of America EMS Exhibit Center on level 3 in the southeast corner of the Mall. Opening next to the Barbie Dreamhouse Experience.

    Based on the top-rated “CSI” television series, CSI: The Experience is a challenging and fun multi-sensory attraction that places guests in the role of crime scene investigators as they solve one of three true-to-life mysteries.

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  • TODAY thru Aug 31
    Great Clips IMAX Theatre at Minnesota Zoo

    Lemurs 3D Madagascar

    Location: Great Clips IMAX Theatre at Minnesota Zoo, 12000 Zoo Blvd, Apple Valley, MN 55124
    Date: April 4 - August 31, 2014, 2014

    Academy Award® winner Morgan Freeman (Million Dollar Baby, Dolphin Tale) narrates the IMAX® 3D documentary Island of Lemurs: Madagascar, the incredible true story of nature’s greatest explorers—lemurs. The film reunites Freeman with Drew Fellman, who also wrote and produced the 2011 IMAX 3D documentary Born to Be Wild 3D, and director David Douglas, who served as director of photography on that film.

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  • TODAY thru Oct 1
    Caponi, Art Park, Eagan

    Caponi Art Park

    Location: Caponi Art Park, 1220 Diffley Road, Eagan, MN 55123
    Dates: May 1 - October 1, 2014

    Caponi Art Park opens for the season May 1 and launches its summer Sunday performance series on June 8 with Theatre Pro Rata's performance of "Twelfth Night." Tuesday morning children's programming returns June 3 for its 16th season.

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  • TODAY thru Sep 1

    Artist-Designed Mini-Golf

    Location: Walker Art Center, 1750 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55403
    Dates: May 22 - September 1, 2014

    Tee up in the Minneapolis Sculpture Garden and let the games begin! Chickens, stars, a hungry snake, a gumball machine, and other novelties await you on the Walker’s new mini-golf course. Players will also encounter some favorites from last year’s course, including a tilting maze game, a gopher hole vortex, and foosball with garden gnomes.

    Don’t let the choice between a round of putt-putt and a wander through air-conditioned contemporary art museum drive a wedge between you and your loved ones: every ticket includes free gallery admission (up to $14 value) for each golfer.

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  • TODAY thru Sep 1
    Big Bugs, Minnesota Zoo

    Big Bugs

    Location: Minnesota Zoo, 13000 Zoo Blvd, Apple Valley, MN, 55124
    Dates: May 24 - September 1, 2014

    In keeping with its tradition of providing a BIG summer experience, the Minnesota Zoo has announced a first-of-its-kind exhibit for summer 2014–Big Bugs! Thirteen super-sized, animatronic bugs will invade the Zoo’s Northern Trail along with a live bug display and several fun, interactive elements.

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  • TODAY thru Jan 4
    Toys of the 50's 60's and 70's, Minnesota History Center

    Toys of the 50's 60's and 70's

    Location: Minnesota History Center, 345 Kellogg Blvd. W., St. Paul, MN 55102
    Date: May 24, 2014 - January 4, 2015

    Gumby. Barbie. Slinky. Mr. Potato Head. Wham-O. Spirograph. Hot Wheels. The names of popular toys from the 1950s, '60s and '70s capture the craziness, the joy, the sheer fun of being a kid. But beneath those nutty names are rich veins of nostalgia, memory and history.

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  • TODAY thru Sep 14
    Minnesota History Center

    War of 1812: Canada, the United States, Great Britain, and Native Americans

    Location: MN History Center, 345 W. Kellogg Blvd. St. Paul, MN 55102
    Dates: June 3 - September 14, 2014

    “War of 1812," mounted by the Canadian War Museum, explores the War of 1812 from the contrasting perspectives of the four main participants: Canadians (including Canadian First Peoples), Americans, the British and Native Americans.

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  • TODAY thru Sep 7
    Ladies & Gentleman...The Beatles!, Mall of America, GRAMMY Museum® traveling exhibition

    Ladies & Gentlemen: The Beatles Exhibition

    Location:Mall of America, 60 East Broadway, Bloomington, MN 55425
    Dates: June 5 - September 7, 2014

    Come Together! The Grammy Museum® traveling exhibition in tribute to the fab four is celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Band’s Arrival in the U.S. Coming to Mall of America.

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  • TODAY thru Aug 24

    State Capitol LEGO

    Location: Minnesota State Capitol, 75 Rev. Dr. Martin Luther., St. Paul, MN 55155
    Dates: June 5 - August 24, 2014

    See a monumental and detailed model of the Minnesota State Capitol made entirely of LEGO® bricks. Built by LEGO® ambassador Roy Cook, the six-foot-long, four-foot-wide and three-foot-high model is made of more than 75,000 bricks and took more than 150 hours to build. Free guided tours of the State Capitol building are available on the hour daily during regular hours.

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  • TODAY thru Sep 22

    Washburn A Mill Tour

    Location: Mill City Museum, 704 S. 2nd St., Minneapolis,MN 55401
    Date: June 7, 29 - September 6, 21, 2014

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  • TODAY thru Sep 7

    Railroad History Tour

    Location: Mill City Museum, 704 S. 2nd St., Minneapolis, MN 55401
    Dates: June 8, July 6,20 August 24, September 7, 2014{break]

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  • TODAY thru Aug 12

    MINNEAPOLIS HISTORY PUB CRAWLS

    Location: Mill City Museum, 704 S. 2nd St., Minneapolis,MN 55401
    Dates: June 10th & 24th, July 15th, August 12th, 2014

    Discover the richness of Minneapolis history, and slake your thirst with some fine beverages along a single road: Washington Avenue. Travel down this busy but underappreciated street to see the importance of railroads, warehousing, flour milling,, immigration, entertainment, and vice to the story of the Mill City. A trolley will take participants through the neighborhoods along Washington from 35W to Plymouth, with stops at significant historic places and two watering holes in historic buildings. Ages 21 and up only. Drink purchases are not included in the tour price. Drink specials will be made available at participating locations.

    The tour includes three blocks of moderately-pace walking on uneven surfaces. If someone in your party uses a cane, wheelchair, walker, or has otherwise limited mobility, please call at least two weeks in advance of your tour so we can do our best to accommodate their needs.

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  • TODAY thru Aug 3

    BTAC Presents Pieces of a Whole by Cheryl Krause in the Atrium Gallery

    Location: Bloomingtron Theatre and Art Center, 1800 W. Old Shakopee Rd., Bloomington, MN 55431
    Dates: June 12 - August 3, 2014

    About the Exhibit: A 12” x 12” abstract painting is the baseline for this body of work by artist Cheryl Krause. After suffering a ruptured brain aneurysm in 2011 that affected her concentration and cognition, Krause learned that by sectioning off one original painting she was able to focus on new and creative possibilities. Through her explorations and interpretations of each segment, Krause has created an entirely new body of work based on one original painting.

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  • TODAY thru Sep 21
    Thomas and Friends Explore the Rails, Minnesota Children's Museum

    Thomas and Friends Explore the Rails

    Location: Minnesota Children's Museum, 10 W. 7th St., St. Paul, MN 55102
    Dates: June 14 - September 21, 2014

    All aboard to explore! Thomas & Friends: Explore the Rails transports visitors to the magical Island of Sodor, combining exciting play with important concepts in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM). Alongside Thomas, Percy, and others, children can fix engines at the Sodor Steamworks, help keep the trains running on time at Knapford Station, and discover the rich history of everyone’s favorite little blue engine.

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  • TODAY thru Sep 20

    History Player William de la Barre Tour

    Location: Mill City Museum, 704 S. 2nd St., Minneapolis, MN 55401
    Dates: June 14th, July 12th, August 3rd & 31st, September 20th, 2014

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  • TODAY thru Sep 28

    Minneapolis Riverfront Tour

    Location: Mill City Museum, 704 S. 2nd St., Minneapolis, MN 55401
    Dates: June 15 & 28th, July 5th, August 9th September 14th and 28th, 2014

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  • TODAY thru Jun 21

    Damn Yankees

    Location: Ordway Center, 345 Washington St., St. Paul, MN 55102
    Dates: June 16 - 21, 2015

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  • TODAY thru Aug 15

    History HiJinx: Robot Mania!

    Location: Minnesota History Center, 345 Kellogg Blvd W., St. Paul, MN 55102
    Dates: June 17 - August 15, 2014

    For centuries scientists and artists, such as Aristotle and Leonardo da Vinci, made sketches and models of movable figures. In the years following World War II, space travel and technology drove the popularity of robots, with comic book and Television characters like Flash Gordon and Buck Rogers hitting the scene. View toy robots in the new History Center exhibit, Toys of the 50s, 60s and 70s and then cut, color and add a dash of flash, to create your own paper and cardboard contraption.

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  • TODAY thru Jul 20
    Saint Paul Saints

    Saint Paul Saints vs. Laredo Lemurs

    Location: 1771 Energy Park Drive, St Paul, MN 55108
    Dates: July 18 - 20, 2014

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  • TODAY thru Aug 16

    Family Riverfront Quest Tour

    Location: Mill City Museum, 704 S. 2nd St., Minneapolis,MN 55401
    Dates: June 21st, July 19th, August 16th, 2014

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  • TODAY thru Sep 13

    Historic Main Street Tour

    Location: Mill City Museum, 704 S. 2nd St., Minneapolis,MN 55401
    Dates: June 22nd, July 13th, August 10th, September 13th, 2014

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  • TODAY thru Aug 8
    Free to Be You and ME, Old Log Theater

    Free to Be You and ME

    Location: Old Log Theater, 5185 Meadville St., Greenwood, MN 55331
    Dates: June 24 - August 8, 2014

    Highly regarded as a modern classic of children’s literature, this musical-which is based on an Emmy Award-winning television series and a bestselling book by Marlo Thomas.

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  • TODAY thru Aug 3
    The Wiz, Stages Theatre Company

    The Wiz

    Location: Stages Theatre Company, 1111 Mainstreet, Hopkins, MN 55343
    Dates: June 27 - August 3, 2014

    Based on the original Tony Award winning Broadway musical, this is the familiar story of Dorothy’s tornado-driven adventure in Oz, and the wonderful characters who befriend and protect her: the Tin Man, the Scarecrow, and the Cowardly Lion.

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  • TODAY thru Aug 31
    My Fair Lady, Guthrie Theater

    My Fair lady

    Location: Guthrie Theater, 818 2nd Street, Minneapolis, MN 55415
    Dates; June 28 - August 31, 2014

    You know the story, the songs and the characters, now see them come to life for the first time in Guthrie history. Professor Henry Higgins loves language.

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  • TODAY thru Aug 17

    Share Summer of Turtles 2014

    Location: Mall of America, 60 East Broadway, Bloomington, MN 55425
    Date: June 28 - August 17, 2014

    Explore the world of Leo, Donnie, Raph and Mikey at Nickelodeon Universe® and enjoy daily activities all summer long in West Market Square.

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  • TODAY thru Sep 21

    Wasburn A Mill Tour

    Location: Mill City Museum, 704 S. 2nd, Minneapolis,MN 55401
    Dates: June 29, July 27, August 17, September 6 - 21,2014

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  • TODAY thru Jul 27
    Theatre in the Round

    Godspell

    Location: Theatre in the Round, 245 Cedar Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55454
    Dates: July 4 - July 27, 2014

    Godspell was hailed as a groundbreaking reflection of the life of Christ. It opens with John the Baptist calling out a diverse group of young people to leave their modern workaday lives to follow Jesus. They form a roving troupe that enact the parables by drawing on a variety of theatrical traditions -- clowning, pantomime, vaudeville – all to a sparkling musical score led by the hit song Day By Day.

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  • TODAY thru Jul 20
    Guthrie Theater

    Wreck

    Location: Guthrie Theater, 818 S. 2nd Street, Minneapolis, MN 55415
    Dates: July 11-20, 2014

    In Black Label Movement's riveting Wreck, 13 survivors caught in the hold of a sinking ship push their physical and psychological limits to escape seemingly inevitable destruction.

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  • TODAY thru Nov 1

    The Wolf of Walmart

    Location: The Brave New Workshop, 824 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55408
    Dates: July 11 - November 1, 2014
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    Never content to follow the pack, the cast of "The Wolf of Walmart" shows its cunning as it hunts down humor in all areas of pop culture, politics, and everyday life, mining it for this all-new collection of sketches and songs. "The Wolf of Walmart" brilliantly showcases the high-risk, high-reward approach to satire that has made BNW famous.

    In contrast to other recent BNW shows, "The Wolf of Walmart" will not limit itself to a particular theme. "This show will be a sampler platter of what's crazy in America," says BNW artistic director Caleb McEwen. "No one can agree on the cause, but everyone can agree that things have gotten weird."

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  • TODAY thru Jul 15

    T-Mobile All-Star FanFest

    Location: Minneapolis, MN
    Dates: July 11 - 15, 2014

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  • TODAY thru Jul 20
    Raspberry Festival

    Raspberry Festival

    Location: 175 Jackson Avenue North Suite 417, Hopkins, MN 55343
    Date: July 12-22, 2014

    The Hopkins Raspberry Festival will be celebrating it's 75th Annual festival this year! Join us in Hopkins to celebrate! Please check back often as July approaches for details as we finalize plans.

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  • TOMORROW

    Toddler Tuesday Julius Jr.

    Location: Mall of America, 60 East Broadway, Bloomington, MN 55425
    Date: July 15, 2014

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  • Jul 16
    Minnesota Lyna, WNBA

    Minnesota Lynx vs. Tulsa

    Location: Target Center, 600 1st Ave. N., Minneapolis,MN 55403
    Date: July 16, 2014

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  • Jul 16

    Groovin’ In The Gardens with Malamanya

    Location: Como Park Zoo, 1225 Estabrook Drive, St. Paul, MN 55103
    Date: July 16, 2014

    Malamanya is a six-member Minneapolis-based band comprised of a diverse group of musicians who share a mutual respect and enthusiasm for traditional rhythms and melodies of Latin American and Caribbean music. Their onstage energy and compositions reflect the communal, complex, and celebratory spirit prevalent in these musical genres.

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  • Jul 16

    Music in the Cafe Michael Monroe

    Location: Landmark Center, 75 W. 5th St., St. Paul, MN 55102
    Date: July 16, 2014

    Michael Monroe is a national performer that has been performing nationally for four decades. Monroe performs at festivals, conferences, colleges and clubs. He can also be found performing his original music in school programs and various residencies with the MN State Arts Board Performing Artist Roster and the Young Audiences. A 2001 McKnight Performing Musician Finalist, Monroe's music blends rich vocals, guitar, bamboo and glass flutes and combines the music styles of acoustic folk and jazzy reggae.

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  • Jul 16

    Rice Park Walking Tour

    Location: Landmark Center, 75 W. 5th St., St. Paul, MN 55102
    Date: July 16, 2014

    Rice Park Tours | 3rd Wednesday of the Month The popular Rice Park Tours return again! Enjoy a historic and architectural tour that takes you back in time to learn the hidden secrets of the unique buildings that surround one of the city’s most beloved parks. The walking tours will be given the third Wednesday during the months of May through September and departs from Landmark Center’s Information Center at 10 am. The first tour will take place May 21, 2014.

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  • Jul 16

    Share Real.Big.Summer. Presents: Madilyn Bailey Performance + Signing

    Location: Mall of America, 60 East Brodway, Bloomington, MN 55425
    Date: July 16, 2014

    Cities97 and Pepsi® Present Real.Big.Summer. at Mall of America welcomes to its kick-off performance, Madilyn Bailey! At 20 years old, Madilyn may come from a small Wisconsin town, but she is reaching for big dreams. Her career has taken off like a rocket with the YouTube platform her launch pad. In a little over 2 years Madilyn has amassed an amazing 750,000 subscribers and 100 Million views. Her cover of Titanium has been viewed 20 million times alone, and has charted as high as number 2 on the iTunes US Singer Songwriter charts. Please join us as we welcome Madilyn for a performance and siging.

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  • Jul 17 thru Jul 20
    Chisago County Fair

    Chisago County Fair

    Location: Rush City, Minnesota
    Date: July 17-20, 2014

    Since 1874. A celebration for those near and far that showcases all that the county has to offer. Plenty of things to do and see for young and old such as children's activities, entertainment, food and merchandise vendors, livestock and agriculture competitions, exotica animal exhibits and petting zoo, midway rides and much, much more.

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  • Jul 17
    Minnesota United FC, Minnesota Soccer

    Minnesota United FC and Caroline Railhawks

    Location: National Sports Center, 1700 105th Ave NE., Blaine, MN 55449
    Date: July 17, 2014

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  • Jul 17

    One Republic Native Summer Tour

    Location: Target Center, 600 1st Ave N., Minneapolis, MN 55403
    Date: July 17, 2014

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  • Jul 17

    Foreigner and Styx

    Location: Target Center, 600 1st Ave N., Minneapolis, MN 55403
    Date: July 17, 2014

    With ten multi-platinum albums and sixteen Top 30 hits, Foreigner is universally hailed as one of the most popular rock acts in the world with a formidable musical arsenal that continues to propel sold-out tours and album sales, now exceeding 75 million

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  • Jul 17 thru Jul 19

    Moondance Jam

    Location: Walker, Mn
    Dates: July 17 - 19, 2014

    We are going to be hitting a ton of milestones this summer at Moondance Jam 23! Collective Soul is celebrating their 20th Anniversary while George Thorogood & the Destroyers are running "40 Years Strong." We also have "The Soundtrack of Summer" tour featuring Styx, Foreigner and Don Felder gracing our main stage on Friday night. And to top it off, REO Speedwagon will follow up their "Live at Moondance Jam" CD release by closing out the Jam in 2014!

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  • Jul 17

    Ordway Summer Dance Salsa

    Location: Ordway Centery, 345 Washington St., St. Paul, MN 55102
    Date: July 17, 2014

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  • Jul 17

    Christina Grimmie Autograph Signing

    Location: Mall of America, 60 East Broadway, Bloomington, MN 55425
    Dates: July 17, 2014

    KDWB and Pepsi® Present Real.Big.Summer. at Mall of America welcomes Christina Grimmie for an autographe signing. Christina is a twenty year-old emerging recording artist born in a small town in New Jersey. Having had independent success with her first EP release, Christina packed her bags and ventured to Los Angeles. A year and a half later she released her debut album reaching #3 on iTunes. Since then she has toured Canada and the US with Selena Gomez and most recently was a finalist on season 6 of NBC’s “The Voice”. She is currently touring the US on The Voice Tour with plans to have a new single out very soon.

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  • Jul 18 thru Jul 26
    Minneapolis Aquatennial

    Minneapolis Aquatennial

    Location: Minneapolis, MN 55414
    Date: July 18 - 26, 2014

    The official civic celebration of Minneapolis hosts about 50 events and brings more than 800,000 people for parades, fireworks and unique water based events.

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  • Jul 18 thru Jul 20
    Highland Fest

    Highland Fest Art Fair

    Location: Highland Fest, 790 Cleveland Ave S St. Paul, MN 55116
    Dates: July 18-20, 2014

    The Highland Fest™ Art Fair is a vital part of the annual community festival proudly sponsored by the Highland Business Association.

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  • Jul 18
    Jackson Browne, State Theatre

    An Evening with Jackson Browne

    Location: State Theatre, 805 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55402
    Date: July 18, 2014

    Jackson Browne, the Grammy-nominated musician and humanitarian, brings his expressive music to the State Theatre in a new acoustic tour. Playing guitar and piano, he will perform two full sets of his beloved songs, known for their emotion, honesty and politics

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  • Jul 18
    Music in the Zoo, Minnesota Zoo

    Music in the Zoo Gov't Mule

    Location: Minnesota Zoo, 13000 Zoo Blvd, Apple Valley, MN 55124
    Date: July 18, 2014

    Few bands have a reputation for making music as consistently honest, organic and daring as Gov’t Mule. Now the enduring group, celebrating its 20th Anniversary in 2014, fronted by visionary singer-guitarist Warren Haynes returned with their first album in four years – Shout!

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  • Jul 18

    Daughters of Norway National Convention Bunad Show

    Location: Mall of America, 60 East Broadway, Bloomington, MN 55425
    Date: July 18, 2014

    The Daughters of Norway National Convention Bunad Show begins with the Pauline Fjelde Lodge’s Damekor, joined by the American Swedish Institute’s choir members performing a concert of Norwegian and English songs. Followed by the group, Nordic Bees, playing Old-Time Scandinavian tunes with only a hint of traditional ‘Nordic Angst’ featuring a mix of both old and new, traditional folk dance music from Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Finland, as well as tunes from local Scandinavian fiddlers who immigrated to the Midwest. Find out more about the Nordic Bees at www.nordicbees.com.

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  • Jul 19
    Rondo Days Festival

    Rondo Days Festival

    Location: Rondo Education Center's Outdoor Field, 560 Concordia Ave., St. Paul, MN 55103
    Date: July 19, 2014

    A parade, entertainment and family activities are part of this celebration of the historically black Rondo neighborhood that was divided by construction of Interstate 94 in the 1960s.

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  • Jul 19
    Music in the Zoo, Minnesota Zoo

    Music in the Zoo Marc Cohn

    Location: Minnesota Zoo, 13000 Zoo Blvd, Apple Valley, MN 55124
    Date: July 19, 2014

    After winning a Grammy Award for his soulful ballad “Walking in Memphis,” Marc Cohn solidified his place as one of this generation’s most compelling singer/songwriters, combining the precision of a brilliant tunesmith with the passion of a great soul man.

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  • Jul 19 thru Aug 16

    Family Riverfront Quest Tour

    Location: Mill City Museum, 704 S. 2nd, Minneapolis,MN 55401
    Dates: July 19, August 16, 2014

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  • Jul 19 thru Jul 20

    Minnesota River Arts Fair

    Location: The Landing, 2187 Highway 101 E., Shakopee, MN 55379
    Dates: July 19 - 20, 2014

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  • Jul 19 thru Jul 20

    HighLand Fest Art Fair

    Location: St. Paul, MN
    Dates: July 19 - 20, 2014

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  • Jul 20

    Star Tribune Beach Bash

    Location: Lake Calhoun, Minneapolis, MN
    Date: July 20, 2014

    Enjoy The Best Days of Summer on the beach at the Star Tribune Beach Bash. Relax in the sun and surf or participate in Aquatennial events along Lake Calhoun, including the Xcel Energy Sandcastle Competition and Aquatennial Milk Carton Boat Races!

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  • Jul 20 thru Jul 25

    Mpls St. Paul Restaurant Week

    Location: Minneapolis and St. Paul, MN
    Dates: July 20 - 25, 2014

    32 Restaurants Participating in Mpls St. Paul Restaurant Week.

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  • Jul 21 thru Jul 24
    Saint Paul Saints

    Saint Paul Saints against the Sioux Falls Canaries

    Location: 1771 Energy Park Drive, St Paul, MN 55108
    Dates: July 21 - 24, 2014

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  • Jul 22 thru Jul 27
    Anoka County Fair

    Anoka County Fair

    Location: Anoka, MN, 55303
    Date: July 22-27, 2014

    Motocross Racing, Great Frontier Bull Riding, UPM Truck & Tractor Pull, NTPA TRACTOR PULL – 2013 NTPA Regional National Miller Genuine Draft Showdown Truck & Tractor Pull – Minnesota’s Largest Pull, Demolition Derby*

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  • Jul 22
    Minnesota Lyna, WNBA

    Minnesota Lynx vs. Atlanta

    Location: Target Center, 600 1st Ave. N., Minneapolis, MN 55403
    Date: July 22, 2014

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  • Jul 22 thru Jul 26

    Best Days of The Bakken

    Location: The Bakken Museum, 3537 Zenith Ave So., Minneapolis,MN 55416
    Dates; July 22 - 26, 2014

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  • Jul 23 thru Jul 27
    Isanti County Fair

    Isanti County Fair

    Location: Isanti County Fair, 3101 Hwy 95 East, Cambridge, MN 55008
    Date: July 23-27, 2014

    Come and join in the festivities at the Isanti County Fair.

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  • Jul 23 thru Jul 27
    Scott County Fair

    Scott County Fair

    Location: 7151 W 190th Street, Jordan, MN
    Date: July 23-27, 2014

    Big crowds, excellent exhibits, huge parades, exciting entertainment, and a variety of tasty foods were always the highlights of the early fairs. This annual exposition has evolved into a prominent, valued tradition for the people of Scott County and the surrounding areas.

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  • Jul 23

    Aquatennial Torchlight Parade

    Location: Hennepin Ave. from Dunwoody College of Technology to 5th St., Minneapolis, MN
    Date: July 23, 2014

    Brighten up your summer with the CenterPoint Energy Torchight Parade. This one-of-a-kind parade will illuminate downtown with bands, floats, and fun for all ages.

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  • Jul 23

    Groovin’ In The Gardens with Southside Desire

    Location: Como Park Zoo, 1225 Estabrook Drive, St. Paul, MN 55103
    Date: July 23, 2014

    Sprung from the littered alleyways of South Minneapolis, Southside Desire is Femme-fronted soul, homegrown and destined to serenade the city with the next wave of rhythm & blues. Angelic harmonies ride under heated croons, summoning the soul and disco hits of yesteryear while projecting from the depths of today. The songs are all original, bringing neo-soul to a new standard with a wall of golden voices and a thick, unstoppable groove.

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  • Jul 23

    Cafe Melange Music

    Location: Landmark Center, 75 W. 5th St., St. Paul, MN 55102
    Date: July 23, 2014

    Café Mélange is comprised of husband and wife duo Brian and Sheralyn Barnes. Their eclectic variety of music is performed on both the guitar and mandolin, ranges from classic Americana to French, Italian and Latin and is said to transport listeners to another time and place.

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  • Jul 23

    Heart of the City Walking Tour

    Location: Landmark Center, 75 W. 5th St., St. Paul, MN 55102
    Date: July 23, 2014

    eart of the City Tours | 4th Wednesday of the Month Enjoy some of St. Paul’s most historic landmarks on this tour that takes you into the heart of the city. The tour will cover popular spots like Mickey’s Diner, Candyland, the Hamm Building and more! The tour will take place the fourth Wednesday during the months of May through September and will depart from Landmark Center’s Hamm Foyer by the 6th Street Entrance at 10 am. The first tour will take place May 28, 2014.

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  • Jul 23

    Music in the Cafe Melange Music

    Location: Landmark Center, 75 W. 5th St., St. Paul, MN 55102
    Date: July 23, 2014
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    Café Mélange - Café Mélange is comprised of husband and wife duo Brian and Sheralyn Barnes. Their eclectic variety of music is performed on both the guitar and mandolin, ranges from classic Americana to French, Italian and Latin and is said to transport listeners to another time and place.

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  • Jul 24

    Ordway Summer Dance Ballroom

    Location: Ordway Center, 345 Washington St., St. Paul, MN 55102
    Date: July 24, 2014

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  • Jul 25 thru Jul 27
    Chaska River City Days

    Chaska River City Days

    Location: Chaska, Minnesota 55318
    Date: July 25-27, 2014

    To Chaska's annual summer community celebration of life on the Minnesota River. We are eager to share our fun and our community spirit with you. The entire River City Days weekend is supported and sponsored by dozens of organizations in our community who are dedicated to bringing you all the wonderful sights, sounds and tastes of our annual celebration.

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  • Jul 25
    New Century Sessions: Chastity Brown with BBGUN

    New Century Sessions: Chastity Brown with BBGUN

    Location: New Century Theatre, 615 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55403
    Date: July 25, 2014

    Chastity Brown channels songs that are born deep in the American bone, the hunger, desperation and confidence that runs through our times. Originally from Tennessee and now based in Minneapolis, she has been dubbed by critics as “a banjo-playing soul-singer” and “a rocking, rolling encyclopedia of roots music.

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  • Jul 25 thru Jul 27
    Great Midwest Grill Fest

    Great Midwest Grill Fest

    Location: Mystic lake Casino Hotel, 2400 Mystic Lake Blvd., Prior Lake, MN 55372
    Dates: July 25 - 27, 2014

    Sample the best pork ribs you’ll ever eat!

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  • Jul 25
    Music in the Zoo, Minnesota Zoo

    Music in the Zoo: The BoDeans

    Location: Minnesota Zoo, 13000 Zoo Blvd, Apple Valley, MN 55124
    Date: July 25, 2014

    Long known as one of the best live acts in the business, BoDeans continue to tour year round and deliver amazing, high energy, performances. Chart topping songs like “Fadeaway,” “Only Love,” and “Closer to Free” won them Rolling Stone’s readers poll for Best New American Band in 1987.

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  • Jul 25 thru Jul 27

    The Great Midwest Ribfest

    Location: Mystic Lake Casino, 2400 Mystic Lake Blvs, Prior Lake, MN 55372
    Dates: July 25 - 27, 2014

    Rib lovers rejoice—there’s a new festival coming to town with three days of food and fun! Chow down on ribs from eight cookers competing for $15,000 in prizes—and be sure to cast your vote for the Best of the Fest people’s choice award. Check out The Great Midwest Art Festival featuring artists working in a multitude of mediums, get your groove on listening to live bands, keep the little ones laughing with children’s activities throughout the weekend and much more!

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  • Jul 26 thru Aug 23

    Disasters of the Riverfront Tour

    Location: Mill City Museum, 704 S. 2nd St., Minneapolis, MN 55401
    Dates: July 26th, August 23rd, 2014

    Hear the stories of fires, floods, explosions, collapses, and other natural and human- created calamities on the riverfront, explore the consequences for the people involved, and highlight what these tales reveal about Minneapolis history. Among the stories highlighted will be the Eastman Tunnel Collapse (1869), the Great Conflagration of 1893, bridge collapses in 1859 and 2007, numerous fires, and massive landscape change.

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  • Jul 26

    Target Fireworks

    Location: West River Parkway, along the Mississippi River, Minneapolis, MN
    Date: July 26, 2014

    One of the largest annual firework shows in the country, the Target Fireworks will light up the Minneapolis sky at 10 pm with a spectacular pyrotechnic display in celebration of the 75th Aquatennial. In addition to the amazing fireworks, enjoy pre-firework festivities starting at 6 pm.

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  • Jul 26

    Lowertown Blues Festival

    Location: Mears Park, 221 E. 5th St., St. Paul, MN 55101
    Date: July 26, 2014

    The Lowertown Blues Festival brings a stunning blues lineup to Mears Park for its inaugural season. The Lowertown Blues Festival is a cooperative effort by the Minnesota Blues Society and the Lowertown Blues Festival Committee with support from the City of St. Paul. The mission of this festival is to bring awareness of St. Paul’s Lowertown redevelopment, showcasing the vitality and beauty of Lowertown’s Mears Parks with music and the arts. With the opening of the METRO Green Line and Union Depot down the street, this festival is easy to get to. Admission is free.

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  • Jul 27
    Lowertown Roots Music Festival

    Lowertown Roots Music Festival

    Location: Lowertown, Saint Paul
    Dates: July 27, 2014

    This popular outdoor venue will come alive with the sounds of Zydeco, Blues, Bluegrass, and Nordic roots music for a full day of free concerts.

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  • Jul 27

    Becky G Performance and Signing

    Location: Mall of America, 60 East Broadway, Bloomington, MN 55425
    Date: July 27, 2014

    KDWB and Pepsi® Present Real.Big.Summer. at Mall of America welcomes Becky G for a performance and autograph signing. Six years ago, Becky G. had what she calls “a mid-life crisis.” She asked herself what she was going to do with her life. “I’ve got to get it together and figure out what I want to be.” She was 9. Now, she’s signed a deal with Kemosabe/RCA, the Sony Music Entertainment imprint founded by veteran hit maker Dr. Luke, who has written and produced a series of No. 1’s for the likes of Katy Perry and Britney Spears. You’ve heard Becky’s latest single, Shower, and she’ll be here to perform it for you!

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  • Jul 29

    Share Kiddie Critter Show

    Location: Mall of America, 60 East Broadway, Bloomington, MN 55425
    Date: July 29, 2014

    They’re cute, they’re cuddly and they’re here for you! Join us for a morning filled with all of your favorite animals. Learn about our furry friends from 10 – 10:30 and 11 – 11:30 a.m. and make an adorable animal craft.

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  • Jul 30 thru Aug 3
    Shakopee Derby Days

    Shakopee Derby Days

    Location: Shakopee, Minnesota
    Date: July 30-August 3, 2014

    Derby Days is Shakopee, Minnesota's summer festival, held the first full weekend in August. The celebration begins Wednesday morning with the Senior Olympics and culminates on Sunday with a parade. Most of the events take place in historic downtown Shakopee's Huber Park.

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  • Jul 30

    Groovin’ In The Gardens with The Melvilles

    Location: Como Park Zoo, 1225 Estabrook Drive, St. Paul, MN 55103
    Date: July 30, 2014

    Eclectic and upbeat. Original songs and covers, brilliant songcraft and lyrics in the style of REM and the best of contemporary rock and indie bands. For The Melvilles’, that’s Wilco, Gaslight Anthem, Avett Bros, My Morning Jacket, Mason Jennings, the National…lotta great bands out there.

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  • Jul 30

    Music in the Cafe Joey Ryan

    Location: Landmark Center, 75 W. 5th St., St. Paul, MN 55102
    Date: 30, 2014

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  • Jul 30

    Tyler Ward Performance and Signing

    Location: Mall of America, 60 East Broadway, Bloomington, MN 55425
    Date: July 30, 2014

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  • Jul 30 thru Jul 31

    Sing a Long a Grease

    Location: Ordway Center, 345 Washington St., St. Paul, MN 55102
    DAtes; July 30 - 31, 2014

    Ever wanted to know what it’s like to be a T-bird or a Pink Lady but never felt quite cool enough to pull it off? Well, now is your chance to don those pink jackets, grease up those quiffs and let your inhibitions go for an evening where YOU are the star.

    Sing-a-Long-a Grease is a special event featuring the movie you know with on screen lyrics for everyone to sing along. The evening begins with your host leading a vocal warm-up before they show you how to use your free ‘magic moments’ fun packs filled with props to use at strategic points during the screening. If you dress up, you can even participate in the famous Costume Contest, where you could win prizes!

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  • Jul 31 thru Aug 10
    Minnesota Fringe Festival

    Minnesota Fringe Festival

    Location: Minneapolis & St. Paul Venues
    Date: July 31 - August 10, 2014

    The Fringe Festival is an 11-day extravaganza of performing art shows at various venues throughout Minneapolis and St. Paul. Almost 1,000 shows are performed each year from comedy skits to dances and plays.

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  • Jul 31
    Minnesota Lyna, WNBA

    Minnesota Lynx and Phoenix

    Location: Target Center, 600 1st Ave. N., Minneapolis, MN 55403
    Date: July 31, 2014

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  • Jul 31 thru Aug 2
    Saint Paul Saints

    Saint Paul Saints vs. Wichita Wingnuts

    Location: 1771 Energy Park Drive, St Paul, MN 55108
    Dates: July 31 - August 2, 2014

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  • Aug 1 thru Aug 3
    Little Canada Canadian Days

    Little Canada Canadian Days

    Location: Spooner Park 350 Eli Road, Little Canada, MN 55117
    Date: August 1-3, 2014

    Canadian Days is Little Canada's festival to celebrate its sister-city relationship with Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada. Join them in Spooner Park for a corn feed, pancake breakfast, classic car show, 5k walk/run, kiddie and grand parades, carnival, LC's Playland, fireworks, kittenball and more.

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  • Aug 1 thru Aug 3
    Uptown Art Fair

    Uptown Art Fair

    Location: Uptown Minneapolis, MN. The Intersection of Lake Street and Hennepin Avenue
    Date: August 1-3, 2014

    Ranked Minnesota's best art fair in the Harris Guide, the 2013 event will mark the gathering's 50th year. Nationally recognized artists, youth artists and performers are part of the three-day get-together. Crowds also flock to the event for the food, entertainment and kid-friendly activities.

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  • Aug 1 thru Aug 3
    Festival Italiana

    Festa Italiana

    Location: Island Lake Park, Shoreview, Minnesota
    Dates: August 1-3, 2014

    Festa Italiana proudly celebrated all things Italian with over 20,000 in attendance every year! We invite you to once again come to Saint Paul's Harriet Island and immerse yourself in the wonderful music and dancing, heritage building, taste the fantastic food, stroll the Via dell'Amore and take a romantic ride on the Mississippi in our authentic Italian gondola.

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  • Aug 1 thru Aug 17
    Circus Juventas

    Neverland Circus Juventas

    Location: Circus Juventas Big Top, 1270 Montreal Ave., St. Paul, MN 55116
    Dates: August 1 - 17, 2014

    Peter Pan won't be the only one flying in the Circus Juventas big summer show Neverland! For its 20th anniversary, the circus school showcases advanced students doing breathtaking aerial tricks in the big tent leading toward a showdown with the murderous Hook and his band of pirates

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  • Aug 2 thru Aug 3
    Loring Park Art Festival

    Loring Park Art Festival

    Location: Loring Park, Minneapolis, MN 55403
    Date: August 2-3, 2014

    Loring Park Art Festival's debut in 2000 drew approximately 6,000 people with about 100 artists participating. Now, more than 30,000 folks visit the two-day event to check out items by 140 artists.

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  • Aug 2
    Minnesota United FC, Minnesota Soccer

    Minnesota United FC vs. Ottawa Fury FC

    Location: National Sports Center, 1700 105th Ave NE., Blaine, MN 55449
    Date: August 2, 2014

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  • Aug 2 thru Aug 30

    Women's Work: History Player Eva Valesh Walking Tour

    Location: Mill City Museum, 704 S. 2nd St., Minneapolis, MN 55401
    Dates: August 2nd & 30th, 2014

    A costumed actor portraying labor writer Eva Valesh will lead a walking tour, highlighting the factories whose working conditions she exposed in a series of articles in 1888 and 1889. This tour also will examine the jobs available to women in the late 19th and early 20th century, and some key events in women’s labor history in Minneapolis..

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  • Aug 2 thru Aug 30

    Womens Work Tour

    Location: Mill City Museum, 704 S. 2nd., Minneapolis,MN 55401
    Dates: August 2, 30, 2014

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  • Aug 2 thru Aug 3

    Powerhorn Art Fair

    Location: Powerhorn Park, 3400 15th Ave S., Minneapolis,MN 55407
    Dates: August 2 - 3, 2014

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